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2021 Business Trends

2021 Business Trends

In the year 2020, many things changed for businesses across a great many landscapes. Some companies had to shift their business model, while others had to adapt to new rules being implemented, and other companies didn't make it and closed their doors. Although the...

What Does the Future Hold for Entrepreneurship

What Does the Future Hold for Entrepreneurship

By its very nature, the future is unpredictable. For instance, few could have foreseen the recent COVID-19 pandemic and the effects it would have on our lives. But to survive in the business world, you have to have a bit of a soothsayer in you. By looking at current...

Social Media Tips for Entrepreneurs

Social Media Tips for Entrepreneurs

If you’re an entrepreneur and don’t fully utilize social media to help your business, you are letting a seriously beneficial opportunity go to waste. Social media can help you grow your business and your brand with minimal effort and reach audiences or customers who...

How Entrepreneurs Can Gather Feedback from Customers

How Entrepreneurs Can Gather Feedback from Customers

When you’re a business owner, the customer is king, which goes double if you’re an entrepreneur. Your business will thrive or struggle depending on how well you can deliver what the customer wants, and luckily finding this out is as easy as asking. But what’s the best...

How Does Bad Customer Service Impact Business

How Does Bad Customer Service Impact Business

In the past, poor customer service might not have had a significant impact on your business' growth. However, the internet has created greater transparency, affecting how consumers interact and view brands in a multitude of ways. For this reason, it's important for...

How to Keep Your Leadership Skills Sharp

How to Keep Your Leadership Skills Sharp

While you may have started out with the ambition of becoming an exceptional leader, it's easy to lose sight of that type of long-term goal. Over time, you may let more immediate concerns distract you, or you may simply experience a dulling of your existing leadership...

Why Leaders Need to be Emotionally Intelligent

Why Leaders Need to be Emotionally Intelligent

Experienced professionals with sophisticated technical skills sometimes miss leadership opportunities because they lack emotional intelligence. Emotionally intelligent leaders place relationships, communication, and team accomplishments above individual success and...

Ways to Manage an Employee’s Personal Crisis

Ways to Manage an Employee’s Personal Crisis

While managers have duties and obligations that may vary from time to time, there is one certainty that they will face: a personal crisis in the office. How the manager or boss handles such a situation with an employee is frequently a test of that person's leadership...

Ways to Keep Your Team Connected

Ways to Keep Your Team Connected

As we look at a continued situation in which lockdowns and remote working are the new normal, it becomes more important than ever to keep your team connected. This means keeping them connected to one another as well as strengthening the bond you have with each of...